The IDF commanders: encouraging physical activity among proper ExampleFor your men

Opening month of health and fitness, wrote Lieutenant General Benny Gantz IDF commanders and soldiers that the healthy lifestyle and fitness elevation “act as important for protecting military and warrior”

תאריך: 01/11/2011, 19:27    
מחבר: הרמטכ”ל, רא”ל בני גנץ

IDF soldiers and commanders,

Today we commemorate the beginning of the month in the second year of the extended version. Every year during this period held a variety of activities in all IDF units, and aim to raise awareness of the importance of a healthy lifestyle and physical activity benefits.

Dealing with physical culture education and healthy living habits in the IDF is doing that we also normal promotion, as part of the expansion plan in recent years, starting with nutrition, through sports training unit to maintaining
The physical prowess of the individual. This activity is carried out in a basic understanding of the importance for a military preparedness and a warrior.

Even in an era in which technological developments and advanced weapons to IDF’s tactical capabilities and powerful strategies, quality of human resources as the determining factor in our ability to deal with the threats facing the State
Israel. As shbibsha, by air and sea from IDF commanders iishim and lethal weapons.
These are the value and resourcefulness, courage the body healthy and fit, enabling win.

This year we commemorate the month marked “controls in ways
Life “. “The custom is second in all levels of command in combat
And, in various spheres of life, while also providing an example of healthy life habits
And positive. IDF commanders, I expect that in the next month and the rest of the year work
To encourage physical activity and healthy lifestyle among proper ExampleFor your men.

Translated from Hebrew